Every year a few players are still in the database that aren't in the game. To create these players, simply go to the creat a player screen and enter the name of the player. Once you have entered the name, the game will say that this player is already in the database and ask if you would like to create a player just like them, select yes.
How To Improve Your offensive Game
When your player has the puck in the offensive zone near the blue line, shoot the puck while holding down the "Deflection/Shot Block' button to make one of your players skate to the front of the net and deflect the puck on goal.